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  • Short Summary

    Cricket match stopped by the rain.

  • Description

    M.S. the Australian flag. L.S. M.S. C.U... Crowd scenes. M.S. McCool being bowled out. Walks back to pavilion.

    L.V... slow motion shot of Lindwall bowling. C.U. Bradman and William Brown (Australian cricketer) posing for camera.

    G.V... Rain covers being pushed onto pitch. Top view of crowd during rain. Some with umbrellas up. G.V... Pan Australians running into pavilion to escape rain. L.V... Crowds in stand with umbrellas G.V... Grounds man rolling cover over wicket.

    Mute Neg. Worcester.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2435.04
    Media URN:
    76853
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1948
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:50:00 / 01:17:00:00
    Canister:
    UN 1922 D

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "McCool" is Colin McCool.

    The location is the County Ground, New Road, Worcester.

    This 3-day match was played on 28-30 April 1948.

    The wicketkeeper struck by the flying stumps at 00:17 is Hugo Yarnold.

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